The Centre for Rural Policy Research encompasses academic staff drawn from a number of disciplines across the University.

Principal Centre staff

The Centre's principal research and administrative staff are based within the Politics department, part of the College of Social Sciences and International Studies.

Centre management
Prof Michael Winter Co-Director
Professor Matt Lobley Co-Director
Emma Tranter PA to Director and Senior Research Administrator
Gavin Huggett Project Manager, Defra Sustainable Intensification Platform
Centre staff
Dr David Benson Lecture, Politics (Cornwall)
Dr Hannah Chiswell Research Fellow
Dr Roos den Uyl Associate Research Fellow
Associate Professor Claire Dunlop Associate Professor, Politics
Dr Keith Howe Senior Research Fellow
Prof John McInerney Emeritus Professor
Dr Emma Pilgrim Research Fellow, Daphne Jackson Fellowship
Associate Professor Duncan Russel Associate Professor, Politics
Dr Clare Saunders Associate Professor, Environment & Sustainability Institute (Corwnall)
Dr Rebecca Wheeler Associate Research Fellow
Dr Joanie Willett Lecturer, Politics (Cornwall)
Dr Lei Xie Lecture, Politics (Cornwall)

Other staff

The Centre for Rural Policy Research receives input from a number of University of Exeter academics from other departments and disciplines, plus visiting staff from other institutions.

The Centre is also home to a number of PhD students, and is guided by an expert Advisory Board.

You can see full lists of all CRPR staff and associates, including the Farm Business Survey, on the following pages: